Gentner Family History

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Gentner Name Meaning

South German: variant of Ganter 1.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Gentner Family Origin

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Gentner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Baker

    2%
  • Black Smith

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gentner. A less common occupation for the Gentner family was Black Smith. The most common Gentner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Gentner's were Farmers.

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Gentner Historical Records

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Gentner Life Expectancy

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